Health and social care

Support with mental health

If you're an adult or older person experiencing mental health problems, you should first speak to your doctor, who can tell you where to get help in the local area.

Common mental health problems include:

  • depression
  • panic attacks
  • anxiety
  • stress

More information and assistance with mental health

For information and support relating to York's learning disability and mental health providers, visit the Tees, Esk and Wear Valley NHS Trust (TEWV) website.

More details of local services, providers and groups is available through Live Well York.

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Adult Social Care Emergency Duty Team

Contact the Emergency Duty Team for assistance.

We're available between 5.00pm and 8.30am, Monday to Friday, 24 hours a day over weekends (between 5.00pm Friday until 8.30am Monday), and 24 hours on bank holidays.

Telephone: 01609 780780

Adult Social Care Community Team

Telephone: 01904 555111, Textphone: 07534 437804

West Offices, Station Rise, York, YO1 6GA